Where did we come from? Every civilization since the dawn of man has asked that question and every one has had its own creation myth. Science, too, has its own explanation of human origins, an explanation we might presume to be based upon objective analysis of all available scientific evidence—but is it?
Have Christian extremists taken over American politics? All evidence suggests they have. Evangelicals have great political power in the United States and that power is largely vested in the GOP. The Republican Party is now nothing more than a series of litmus tests of religious purity. Can we can save our democracy from religious extremists? Or is it too late?